From R to L – Minister of Energy and Energy Industries, Minister Stuart Young MP; Permanent Secretary (Ag) of the Ministry of Energy and Energy Industries, Sandra Fraser; Director Energy Research and Planning Division, Timmy Baksh; and the MEEI team, at the display booth. (Image courtesy Ministry of Energy and Energy Industries)

Trinidad and Tobago’s 2021 deepwater bid round is being heavily promoted at the 23rd World Petroleum Congress and Exhibition currently taking place in Houston, Texas.

An official release from the Ministry reports that Minister Stuart R. Young MP, along with a team of MEEI energy professionals, is representing T&T’s Energy Sector at the Congress and taking advantage of the opportunity to promote the Bid Round process to potential investors.

The 2021 Trinidad and Tobago Deep Water Competitive Bid Round was launched officially last Friday 3rd December 2021. 

The Ministry notes that 17 blocks in the north and eastern deep-water areas off Trinidad and Tobago are on offer.  The technical team will be highlighting the prospectus and the terms and conditions of the Deepwater Bid Round.

Stuart R. Young MP, Minister of Energy and Energy Industries, at the 23rd World Petroleum Congress and Exhibition. (Image courtesy Ministry of Energy and Energy Industries)

In addition to meeting with various key energy stakeholders, Minister Young will be speaking at the Congress in the Ministerial Roundtable, addressing the topic “Regional Developments and Opportunities: Latin America”, tomorrow, Wednesday 8th December 2021.

The theme of the 23rd World Petroleum Congress and Exhibition is “Innovative Energy Solutions”. The exhibition seeks to showcase different energy perspectives and highlight several aspects of the energy industry such as technological advances, the role of natural gas and renewables, management of the industry and responsible operations, as well as its social, economic, and environmental impacts.

Throughout the Congress, some of the most influential and respected leaders in Global Energy are scheduled to participate in Strategic Sessions, CEO Panels, Expert Workshops, Technical Forums and Round Tables.